3 Considerations When Treating Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
9 October 2020
Abnormal uterine bleeding may consist of profuse bleeding during a woman's menstrual period or bleeding at other times during the month. There are several considerations that will affect the treatment options available to reduce or alleviate the problem.
Heavy bleeding does not always warrant treatment, and the amount of bleeding might dictate which treatments are appropriate. Typically, gynecologists will consider heavy bleeding a problem based on the amount of feminine hygiene products you need and if heavy bleeding causes additional problems like anemia.
Having A Baby? What To Know
20 September 2019
Having a baby is a life-changing event. Not only does your body go through major changes in preparation for birth, but you will also see major changes after having your baby. Having a child can have a major impact on more than just your health; your finances will also be affected. During this process, obstetrics services will be needed. These services are performed by an obstetrician and will help you prepare and recover from childbirth.
Stripping Your Membranes: What This Process Is, And Why Your OB Wants To Do It
6 September 2019
If you are 38 or more weeks along in your pregnancy but you want to induce labor without drugs, your doctor might suggest any number of natural ways to do it. One of those ways is membrane stripping, and it could be as uncomfortable for you as it sounds. However, it is proven effective at jump-starting labor and delivery. Here is what the process is, what it feels like, what you can expect, and why your OB might suggest it over some other methods.
Three Symptoms You Should Never Ignore If You Are At Risk For Ovarian Cancer
5 September 2019
Ovarian cancer is one of the most common reproductive cancers that women are at risk of being diagnosed with. Even though ovarian cancer is often deemed a silent problem that does not have a lot of symptoms, this type of cancer does have some symptoms, especially in the latter or more advanced stages. Since the chances of surviving ovarian cancer are better with an early diagnosis, it is critical that you never ignore certain things as a female.